The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Service Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Services Delivery
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 46 50
Rank change year-on-year -14 +4  
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 30 60 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.16% 3.30% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 4.03% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 23
Median daily rate £326 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £313 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +12.66% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £15.64 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year -23.91% +37.31%  

Service Delivery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1119 1490 1269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.56% 82.00% 77.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 898 675
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 16 27
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.99 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.69% +17.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.65 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Service Delivery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Manchester

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Service Delivery in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Delivery in Manchester

Service Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Manchester over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Delivery in Manchester

Service Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Delivery in Manchester

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -5 1 - - 1
Altrincham - 1 £330 - 1
Service Delivery
North West

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 18 (32.73%) ITIL
2 10 (18.18%) Service Management
2 10 (18.18%) SLA
2 10 (18.18%) Resource Allocation
3 9 (16.36%) Finance
4 8 (14.55%) Project Management
5 7 (12.73%) Problem Management
6 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
6 6 (10.91%) IBM Domino
6 6 (10.91%) Proactive Monitoring
6 6 (10.91%) Process Improvement
6 6 (10.91%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (10.91%) People Management
7 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.09%) ServiceNow
7 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (9.09%) Change Management
7 5 (9.09%) ITSM
7 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 5 (9.09%) QA
8 4 (7.27%) IT Governance
8 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.27%) Migration
8 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.27%) CCIE
8 4 (7.27%) Cisco
8 4 (7.27%) Windows

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.91%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.82%) Moodle
2 1 (1.82%) Sakai
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) IaaS
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
1 1 (1.82%) PaaS
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Firewall
1 3 (5.45%) LAN
1 3 (5.45%) WAN
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (3.64%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) DHCP
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
3 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.82%) FCoE
3 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.82%) Network Security
3 1 (1.82%) VoIP
3 1 (1.82%) VPN
3 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) Big Data
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) French Language
3 2 (3.64%) German Language
3 2 (3.64%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Analyst
2 6 (10.91%) Business Analyst
2 6 (10.91%) Service Manager
3 4 (7.27%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (7.27%) Developer
3 4 (7.27%) Domino Developer
3 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 4 (7.27%) ITIL Manager
3 4 (7.27%) Lead Developer
3 4 (7.27%) Network Specialist
3 4 (7.27%) Portfolio Analyst
4 3 (5.45%) Administrator
4 3 (5.45%) Architect
4 3 (5.45%) Consultant
4 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.45%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (3.64%) Senior Network Specialist
5 2 (3.64%) Technical Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Life Science
2 3 (5.45%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.64%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Solaris
2 1 (1.82%) Unix
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) ITIL
2 10 (18.18%) Resource Allocation
2 10 (18.18%) Service Management
3 8 (14.55%) Project Management
4 7 (12.73%) Problem Management
5 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.91%) People Management
5 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.91%) Proactive Monitoring
5 6 (10.91%) Process Improvement
5 6 (10.91%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 5 (9.09%) Change Management
6 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (9.09%) ITSM
7 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.27%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 4 (7.27%) IT Governance
7 4 (7.27%) Migration
7 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.27%) CCIE
3 3 (5.45%) CCNP
3 3 (5.45%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) CCSP
4 1 (1.82%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) SLA
2 5 (9.09%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
1 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) ServiceNow
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) Forcepoint
4 2 (3.64%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.82%) Blackboard
5 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.82%) F5
5 1 (1.82%) Juniper
5 1 (1.82%) NetApp
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) Veritas
5 1 (1.82%) Virgin Media
5 1 (1.82%) VMware
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